Sustainable Community Development Initiative

The Frederick Meijer Honors College/ The Glenn A. Niemeyer Learning and Living Center

niemeyer
silver
228,000 sq.ft.
Completed September 2008
Allendale Campus
Niemeyer Center Sustainability Guide

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Features
    •    Honors College: 41,000 square feet
    •    Living and Learning Center: 187,000 square feet residential space
    •    4-bedroom, 2-bedroom, and studio apartments
    •    449 total beds
    •    2 manager apartments
    •    12 visiting faculty beds
    •    17 small meeting rooms
    •    5 great rooms/lounges
    •    6 Housing Department offices
    •    Laundry facilities on each floor
    •    Vending areas
    •    Recycling areas
    •    ADA accessibility
    •    Habitat restoration
    •    Storm water runoff reduction by use of site vegetation and green roof
    •    Light pollution reduction
    •    Water use reduction by use of low flow faucets
    •    Increased energy efficiency
    •    Construction waste recycling
    •    Built with products made of recycled materials
    •    Built with locally manufactured products
    •    Improved indoor air quality
    •    Use of low emitting materials
    •    Improved occupant productivity through electrical and mechanical system controllability
    •    Daylight views
    •    Green-cleaning program

 

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